JPG vs. PNG: Which Should I Use?
FEBRUARY 14, 2017
This post will cover two of the most popular file format options, JPG vs. PNG, including when to use them and why. What is a JPG? The JPG image file type, typically pronounced j ay-peg, was developed by the Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG) in 1992. So, JPG or PNG?
Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3
FEBRUARY 26, 2012
I had problems with PNG files (they outputted fuzzy) so you might consider TIF or JPG instead. In Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 2 I explained how to self publish an e‑book.
Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3
FEBRUARY 26, 2012
I had problems with PNG files (they outputted fuzzy) so you might consider TIF or JPG instead. So now you know how to self publish a paperback, you are ready for Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 4 , in which I’ll provide advice on how to promote your product… self publishing Amazon books BullZip color colour cover CreateSpace flate font images interior JPG paperback PDF PNG prepress proof publishing Steven Lewis TIF typeface writing
3 Ways eLearning Infographics Can Increase Engagement
MARCH 13, 2017
Allow your learners to share the graphic via social media or even download it as a JPG or PDF for their own reference. One of the greatest blessings of the modern world is the Internet. It really is a game changer that we are able to communicate with so many people with such ease.
How to Remove the Background From an Image
MARCH 28, 2017
If you are using a JPG or other file format, you’ll need to adjust your background color in the Snagit editor first or it will default to white rather than transparent. The other day, I was working on a presentation.
The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know
Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning
JANUARY 13, 2015
(photo by Kitty Terwolbeck ) There are lots of online tools that you can use for free or for very little money. Every week I try some new tools (like this week vialogues ) and honestly? Occasionally the high number of tools and possibilities make me restless. I have a tools list (both in a booklet and online in diigo) to try out and I never find the time or have the idea that I''ve tested enough tools.
Enhancing Interactions with Media Elements
Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning
SEPTEMBER 3, 2011
jpg,png,gif) or text. A few years back, e-learning courses were largely static, with a few interactions here and there. As interactivity takes center stage, more and more learning happens through interactions. A learner may spend more time working through a simulation, playing a game or exploring an interactive visual than reading the course material. With this, course developers are increasingly feeling the need to provide additional information elements within interactions.
Snagit Update: Light Theme, Scrolling Capture and More
AUGUST 26, 2014
This will allow you to quickly view all of your autosave captures and save them to common formats (PNG, JPG, etc.).
Hell in a Cell Between Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9, and LectoraInspire 16
SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
There is a possibility to download supporting documents from within the eLearning module (PDF, PPT, MS Word, EXE, ZIP, PNG, JPG, etc.). Selecting the right authoring tool for rapid eLearning projects is a process riddled with uncertainty. How will you know which eLearning tool to work with?
Tips to Convert E-learning to HTML5 Seamlessly with Articulate Storyline
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
While.png can be preferred for screenshots and illustrations,jpg is considered best for real-life pictures.). When Apple announced it would not support Flash on its devices, many organizations thought they had Windows and Chrome to access their Flash-based e-learning courses on.
Best Practices for Creating Online Courses
NOVEMBER 11, 2009
Import the.png, jpg, gif into PowerPoint for best quality. There are many things to think about when creating eLearning. There’s no way that I can mention all of them in this post but I’d like to mention a few that come to the top of my mind. Course Outline / Storyboarding. Know the audience. Find good SMEs. Always create an outline of the course. Storyboarding allows you to structure content flow. Decide what knowledge/skills need to be taught first.
Why Flip Book Maker Is the Best Tool to Develop E-books
JANUARY 19, 2017
Flip Book Maker is well-suited to meet this requirement because it can be used to convert digital learning materials in multiple formats such as MS-Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF, SWF, FLV,MP4, JPG, BMP, JPEG, PNG, and GIF, into interactive eBooks.
Top 10 Screen Recording Software for Windows
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
saves in a variety of formats including AVI, JPG, GIF, and PNG. Videos are excellent tools for visual and auditory learners. They can be used to: demonstrate processes step-by-step in a tutorial. demonstrate software to other people or record tips and tricks for later reference.
The 18 Essential Steps of a Course Design
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
Assemble the media in the form of mp3, jpg, wmv etc, in your course authoring tool. An eLearning course design and development is a major project that needs to be handled using the formal protocols of a project management life cycle.
PowerPoint 2007: Converting Presentations to Movies
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
DECEMBER 16, 2010
jpg). Navigate to the folder in which you saved each slide as a JPG image. by AJ George. I am frequently asked if it is possible to convert PowerPoint presentations into movies that can be shared on websites such as YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook.
Adventures in self-publishing I
Clive on Learning
MARCH 14, 2011
I then exported the artwork from Adobe Illustrator to JPG to upload to Lulu. Over the past couple of months I’ve had the opportunity to tackle many of the challenges associated with self-publishing and I now feel sufficiently on top of all this to share my experiences and recommendations.
Snagit - Now with 100% More Bacon!
APRIL 29, 2010
Since you can take any PNG, JPG, GIF, TIF or BMP and turn it into a custom Snagit stamp , we can use Ann's bacon graphics as custom Snagit stamps! I saw a t-shirt recently that said " Bacon Makes Everything Better ". Do you think that's true? If so, Snagit is about to get better.
Creating Transparent PNGs in PowerPoint
OCTOBER 5, 2011
JPG and many of the other formats will not preserve the transparency. by Jonathan Shoaf. PowerPoint gets a bad reputation from all the mind numbing presentations millions have been subjected to.
Adobe Builds Rome in a Day
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
OCTOBER 27, 2010
Project Rome offers output in formats such as PDF, SWF, JPG, PNG, SVG, or FXG or Web files for either an Adobe or third-party-hosted Website." Jackie Dove of Macworld.com introduces you to Project Rome , a new all-in-one content creation and publishing application targeted to consumers, small businesses, and educators.
Learning on the go: how to develop engaging mobile-friendly courses
AUGUST 31, 2016
Try limiting your file formats to plain text (the king of eLearning formats),DOC or.DOCX,PDF,PPT,JPG,GIF, and.PNG — that is, formats that play equally well on mobile as they do on the desktop, and for which native mobile readers and transcoders exist.
Brandon’s App of the Week – Make My Own Puzzles
APRIL 18, 2012
Instead the app provides you with the ability to export your puzzles as PDF, PNG, or JPG images that you can then print out or include as part of other material. Each week Brandon Penticuff , Bottom-Line Performance’s Director of Technology and admitted app-obsessed iOS user will share an app that he is using that week. Whether it is an app to make you more productive, teach you something, or simply entertain you, we hope that you’ll enjoy learning about them!
Product Review: Liquid Authoring Content Authoring Tool
MAY 24, 2011
jpg,gif,png), audio file (.mp3), Image – insert your image – jpg,png.,gif. Product: Liquid Authoring. Liquid Authoring, a new rapid content authoring tool from Landmark ASP, tries to bring together easy to use functionality with advanced capabilities.
Adobe's Project Rome
OCTOBER 24, 2010
The outputs include PDF, SWF, JPG, PNG, SVG, FXG or web files. Project Rome is the latest coming out of Adobe Max. Project Rome is available for download as a free preview. There is also a Project Rome for Education.
Product Review: EasyGenerator Rapid Content Authoring Tool
APRIL 26, 2011
Image – jpg,tiff,bmp,png. EasyGenerator. EasyGenerator is a SaaS based content authoring tool that is like a piece of fine sculpture, with some cracks, but beauty that is hidden within. Good, Average & Poor.
Brandon's App of the Week – Make My Own Puzzles
APRIL 18, 2012
Instead the app provides you with the ability to export your puzzles as PDF, PNG, or JPG images that you can then print out or include as part of other material.
Improve learning with worksheets and handouts
AUGUST 24, 2014
Images – gif,png,jpg. With ProProfs, you can supplement learning with downloadable handouts and worksheets. At times, learners might find it difficult to grasp certain topics in your course.
eLearning Mega Flash and PPT Temple Bundle
DECEMBER 9, 2009
Specs: Files included: fla, psd, ppt, pptx, jpg, swf. On Sale for $1,500 (Sells separately for $2,670). 8 Flash games, 2 PPT eLearning course style themes AND more than 60 Flash interactions included in this bundle! These are PPT and Flash based templates that are super easy to update.
Batch Edit with Snagit’s Covert Images
JULY 4, 2012
For example, you could take a group of images and add a one pixel border to each, make the images 200×200 pixels and change the file format from JPG to PNG. Using Convert Images you can change properties, size, and even the file format of a group of images all at once.
An amazing camera & ideal Christmas gift
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
DECEMBER 17, 2009
It shoots in JPG or RAW format. If you’re shopping for a Christmas gift in the $400 range, check out this camera, the Canon S90. I’ve used lots of digital pocket cameras. None of them hold a candle to the S90. The photos are closer to what I used to get from my Canon A1 SLR.
Interesting Information via eLearning Learning
DECEMBER 8, 2008
David Fair - Learning Journeys Talk to him about graphics ( PNG , JPG ) and staying organized ( Tagging , Information Overload ). We've implemented a few features in the eLearning Learning Community. You can see the first feature by visiting the site and clicking around on terms. What you will now see is that the left hand keywords are sorted based on an algorithm that takes into account how related that term is to the currently selected terms. As an example, I can see that eLearning 2.0
Collecting Knowledge and Learning - 3/15/2007
Big Dog, Little Dog
MARCH 15, 2007
Click on the image map for a super large jpg (it might take a few seconds to load). On Design - Eyetracking points the way to effective news article design - AUSC Annenberg Online Journalism Review. What if you could engage users in a story for about half the time, yet have them remember about 34 percent more of the content? That's exactly what one test showed. On Mind - Scientific Method: Relationships Among Scientific Paradigms - Seed Magazine.
Amazon.com Announces New Electronic Book.Kindle
NOVEMBER 20, 2007
JPG,GIF,BMP,PNG) to Kindle for easy on-the-go viewing. Amazon.com has jumped into the hardware game.in a big way. Jeff Bezos, the CEO and founder of Amazon, aims to do for the book and publishing industry what Apple and Jobs have done for the music industry.make the digitalization of content cool. Here are some features from Amazon itself: Revolutionary electronic-paper display provides a sharp, high-resolution screen that looks and reads like real paper.
Screencast of the Week - Collaboration and Kilts!
MARCH 22, 2009
That means you could import something like video made with Morae or Camtasia Studio (WMV file) or an image or document made with Snagit (PDF, PNG, JPG, GIF) for easy collaboration with your team.
Rickrolling, Snagit and You.
JUNE 10, 2009
If you'd like to make your own Snagit custom stamp, you can take any PNG, JPG, GIF, TIF or BMP. If you grew up in the 80s like I did, you are probably familiar with pop singer Rick Astley. In the last few years, maybe you've heard of " Rickrolling "?